A great Community Hospital in western Washington is looking for a strong Nurse Practitioner. Join this amazing hospital in one of the most beautiful settings in America.
The Nurse Practitioner will be part of a community hospital that has been recognized for its comprehensive care programs: acute care services, diagnostic imaging, emergency services, gastroenterology, laboratory services, paediatrics and primary care. This community hospital has been recognized by Intalere for its outstanding supply chain cost efficiencies and patient satisfaction.
The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner will be directly reporting to the Director of Urgent Care and will be working closely with a team of well tenured Nurse Practitioners. The Nurse Practitioner will also have the opportunity to work closely with clinic registered nurses, medical assistants and physicians.
The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner will be working in a supportive environment that uses a team approach that focuses on the patients health, and the overall health of the patient's family unit. The emergency department and urgent care departments are newly renovated with the latest technology providing a full continuum of care.
In this position the Acute Care Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for the day to day activities of the urgent care department that will include the treatment of patients who need medical help and when a patient needs to be transferred to the emergency department. The Nurse Practitioner will identify, evaluate, treat, prescribe medications and coordinate follow up care for patients. The Nurse Practitioner will participate in quality improvement initiatives and stay in compliance with all appropriate Washington Health Department and federal health standards.
The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner will have the opportunity to live in this one of a kind western Washington town that is known for its welcoming atmosphere. There are plenty of outdoor activities such as hiking, kayaking, sightseeing, fishing and horseback riding. There are also great restaurants, antique stores and historical sites that you can visit. This western Washington town has something to offer for everyone.
You will be offered competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package. In this role as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, you will be making a huge impact on the lives of patients with plenty of opportunity to grow professionally.